Posted by  •  July 22

Members of the Ministry of Natural Resources, as well as health officials, are warning people about the dangers of wild parsnip. The yellow plants can be found across the region growing in large patches beside the road, in pastures, and along fence lines. Though they are pretty, the plants are dangerous and may...

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July 22  • 

BANANA CHOCOLATE CHIP MUFFINS

3 large bananas, mashed ¾ C white sugar 1 egg 1/3 C melted butter 1 C chocolate chips 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder ½...

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July 21  • 

Be wary of phone scam from the ‘bank’

The Renfrew Detachment of the OPP want to remind people to be very suspicious of anyone calling claiming to represent a bank or credit card...

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July 21  • 

GRANDMA’S BOILED RAISIN CAKE

1 C brown sugar 1 C water 1 C raisins 2 tbsp. butter 2 tsp cinnamon 1 ½ C flour ½ tsp salt ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp...

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July 20  • 

Don’t leave dogs in your car in hot weather

With warmer weather here, pet owners are encouraged to leave their pets at home. Parked cars quickly reach deadly temperatures for animals that...

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July 20  • 

Give Gift of Life July 21 in Pembroke

If you are a blood donor and want to give the Gift of Life, you can do so Tuesday at a blood donor clinic in Pembroke. If you are interested in...

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July 20  • 

MORNING GLORY MUFFINS

2 C flour 1 ¼ C white sugar 2 tsp soda 2 tsp cinnamon ½ tsp salt 2 C grated carrots ½ C raisins ½ C chopped walnuts ½ C...

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July 17  • 

Missing woman returns safe and sound

A Beckwith Township woman who had been missing in the woods for more than 24 hours has been found. Audrey St. Germain, 49, disappeared Wednesday...

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July 17  • 

CHICKEN FRIED RICE

½ C oil 2 C rice, uncooked 1/3 C soya sauce ½ C chopped celery 1 C cooked chicken, chopped 4 C cold water 1 C chopped...

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July 16  • 

OPP Marine Unit rescues canoeist

The Upper Ottawa Valley OPP Marine Unit was called to rescue a canoeist on the Ottawa River near Petawawa on Tuesday afternoon. Police received...

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July 16  • 

FRENCH TOAST CASSEROLE

1 loaf French bread, cut into 1ʺ cubes 8 eggs 3 C milk 4 tsp white sugar 1 tsp vanilla ¾ tsp salt 2 tbsp. butter Place bread...

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July 15  • 

CROCK POT LEMON CHICKEN

8 deboned chicken breasts ¼ C flour 1 (6 oz.) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed 3 tbsp. brown sugar 3 tbsp. ketchup 1 tbsp....

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July 14  • 

Canada Wide Warrant for violent criminal

A Canada Wide Warrant has been issued for a violent criminal who is believed to be in Eastern Ontario. Morris Brian Francois is described as a...

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July 14  • 

LEMON POUND CAKE

1 ½ C butter 3 C white sugar 5 eggs 3 C flour ½ tsp baking powder 1 C milk 1 tbsp lemon extract 1 tbsp grated lemon...

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July 13  • 

Arnprior’s Liam Hawel signs with the Soo

It’s been quite a start to the summer for Arnprior’s Liam Hawel. The 16-year-old was recently selected to take part in Canada’s National...

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